Codes and Frequencies
TBSYMPBLDSPU indicates whether the woman reported, in response to an open-ended question, that blood in sputum was a symptom of tuberculosis.
Comparability — Index
Apart from slight differences in question wording, TBSYMPBLDSPU is comparable across samples.
Comparability - Standard DHS
TBSYMPBLDSPU, and other responses on signs or symptoms of tuberculosis, were part of a country-specific question not included on the standard DHS questionnaire.
- Lesotho 2004: All women age 15-49.
- Lesotho 2009: All women age 15-49.
- Lesotho 2014: All women age 15-49.
- Nigeria 2008: All women age 15-49.